Hip-Hop is always vilified. Guns, crime, jewelry, flamboyance, extreme rhetoric, vulgarity. Malcolm X once said that governments often oppress people and then chastise them when they express their discontent or attempt a revolution. It is always easy to rationalize hate of the oppressed, especially for the privileged classes who don’t understand what it means toContinue reading “P.L.O. Style – [Political Undertones in Pop-Culture continued…]”
The supreme court decision has the media in a frenzy echoing that the democratic system is less of a democracy due to campaign finance-budget leeway. (more further down) In other news…it turns out Glenn Beck has had enough. Wait what? Apparently, President Obama is no longer tolerable; he must be impeached. I thought Glenn Beck alwaysContinue reading “AMERICA TODAY”
I would like to educate Middle Easterners on my perspective on global politics and especially the Arab World. While this is a difficult task for a variety of reasons, I feel it is now a pressing issue that must be addressed, or else we as an Arab people may face further humiliation, indignation, oppression, andContinue reading “I would like to educate Middle Easterners on”
you either have one or you don’t. pick.
is in freedom.
my heart thumped, I felt weak, and fell to my knees, awe struck, that I could preach autonomy, how fragile I am, without God. I fear to speak, to say my feelings, for what they’ll do to spite me, I cannot help what I am, a frail man, seeking refuge, in my Lord. on daysContinue reading “deep in the cage”